Purpose of the group

The main purpose of the Group is to address the needs of people with MS in Scotland by bringing together those with an interest in the health and wellbeing of persons living with this condition. 

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting:



Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Stacey Adam

Margaret Burgess, MSS Ayrshire and Arran

Fiona Burns

Jaquie Downs, NHS Ayrshire and Arran

Cat Johnson

Dr Judith McSween, Speech and Language Therapist, Person with MS

Rachel Morrison, MS Specialist Nurse, NHS Western Isles

Duane Patterson, MS Specialist Social Worker, NHS Dundee

Dr Lorna Paul, MS Physiotherapist and Researcher, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Jenny Preston, Consultant Occupational Therapist, NHS Ayrshire and Arran

Elizabeth Quigley

Alastair Ross

Anne Stewart, MS Specialist Nurse, NHS Highlands

Dr Ruth Sumpter, NHS GGC

Dr Belinda Weller, Consultant Neurologist, NHS Lothian


MS Society - secretary

ABPI Scottish Mental Health and Neurological Disease Industry Group

Carers net

Genetic Alliance UK

Leuchie House

MS Therapy Centre Lothian

MS Trust

Revive MS Support

Scottish HSCT Network

Sue Ryder Care

Get involved

Next meeting:


[email protected]



George Adam MSP

Scottish Parliament
Holyrood Road
EH99 1SP

0131 348 5869


Cross Party Groups and GDPR

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